Hand Maiden announces Wanderlust Islands Collection – June 14, 2018

If you’ve been waiting for Hand Maiden’s new release of limited edition colorways, the wait is over! Today, they’ve announced their Wanderlust Islands collection, a set of 13 delicious colorways inspired by “bucket list” destination islands from around the world.

From left to right: Malta, Maui, Santorini, Fogo, Zanzibar, Key West, Ibiza, Maldives, Ishigaki, Faroe, Galapagos, Fiji, Trinidad

This beautiful collection of colorways is available on three tempting yarn bases, including two brand new blends:

Flyss: 65% Silk, 35% Linen; 400m/100g; Fingering weight
NEW Swiss Mountain Woolie Silk*: 70%Superwash Merino, 30% Silk; 180m/100g; DK /light worsted weight
NEW Alpaca Merino: 70% Superwash Merino, 30% Baby Alpaca; 300m/100g; Sport weight

We have batches of all 13 colorways on all 3 yarn bases making their way to our shop right now! Once they arrive, we’ll take their glamour shot and add them to the website. In the meantime, if you’d like to pre-order, please send us an email (info@colorsongyarn.com) or give us a call (541-929-2359) for more information.

* NEW Hand Maiden Swiss Mountain Woolie Silk is a slightly different yarn than the former Fleece Artist Woolie Silk, a former favorite yarn that has since been discontinued.

Hand Maiden Swiss Silk – June 7, 2018

Cosmos

Swiss Silk might be one of the most delightful yarns in our shop. The stitch definition, drape, and feel are incredible, and the colors will absolutely knock your socks off. We have nine all-new colorways, as well as some returning favorites. Get ready to fall in love — here!

Flash Sale – Happy Birthday, Quill! (May 30, 2018)

One year ago today, our lives changed in ways we couldn’t possibly have anticipated. Keri’s baby boy, Quill, has brought joy and laughter, and a smile that can brighten up even the gloomiest Oregon day. Every day is an adventure, getting to know this amazing little person. We’re adding to the delights of this day with a FLASH SALE! Until midnight tonight (Pacific time), all of the discontinued yarns in our Clearance Corner are 40% off! All sales are final. Grab your favorites quick — when they’re gone, they’re gone!

Here are the yarns!

Fleece Artist Big Blue
Hand Maiden Casbah Silk
Fleece Artist Goldielocks
Hand Maiden Great Big Sea
Hand Maiden Himalaya
Fleece Artist Kidazzle
Hand Maiden Lady Godiva Sliver
Hand Maiden Sea Three
Hand Maiden Silken
Hand Maiden Silk Maiden
Fleece Artist Slubby Blue
Hand Maiden Smitten
Fleece Artist Woolie Silk

Memorial Day Sale – May 25, 2018

It’s Memorial Day weekend here in the US, or the unofficial start of summer! We’re taking a three-day weekend to celebrate the warmer weather and longer days. How better to celebrate than with a yarn sale?? From now until midnight on Monday, May 28 (Pacific time), use the
coupon code MEMORIAL to get 10% off all non-clearance yarns. (Limited to stock on hand. Please note, this coupon code is not usable with other discounts).

We have lots of great summery yarns like Lino, Flaxen and Flyss; and it’s never too early to start on your fall and winter crafting. We’ll be out of the office on Monday, but we’ll be back bright and early Tuesday morning to ship your treasures to you. Get your goodies while you can — at these prices, they’re going to fly out of our warehouse! The fun starts here!

Handmaiden Cashmere 4-Ply – May 24, 2018

Peridot

We just restocked 20 gorgeous, soft, cushy colorways of Cashmere 4-Ply, and we’re now resisting the temptation to put it all directly into our stashes. It’s just that wonderful! We’d rather share it with you, though — check it out here!

Sunshine Daydream Craft-a-Long – May 15, 2018

 


It’s almost summer here in the Northern Hemisphere, which means it’s time for summery yarns and lighter-weight projects! Our Sunshine Daydream Craft-a-Long is all about those yarns we love to wear and work with in the summer: linen, silk, lightweight wool. We’ve picked out a wonderful batch of featured yarns, sure to get you dreaming of sunlit walks through the tall trees. (Recognize the song theme? It’s “Sunshine Daydream” by the Grateful Dead, another of our favorites!) All of the featured yarns are 10% off with the coupon code SUNSHINE — use the code in the Clearance Corner for even better savings!

As with all of our Craft-a-Longs, use any pattern you like! You’re welcome to use any yarn as well, though we do love to see what you make with our yarns. Join us on Ravelry for friendly chat and lots of eye candy. Post a photo of your project (finished or in-progress) in our Ravelry group for a chance to win a prize! Cast-on date is whenever you’re ready! Cast-off is June 30. The coupon code is good until midnight June 30, Pacific time.

It all starts with the yarns. Here they are — enjoy!

Fleece Artist
BFL 2/8
Merino Slim
Saldanha
Tree Wool

Hand Maiden
Flaxen
Flyss
Lino
Marrakesh
Mulberry Tussah

Happy Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day Sale

It’s Mother’s Day weekend! We’re celebrating with 10% off all of our beautiful Hand Maiden and Fleece Artist yarns, with the coupon code  MOM2018 (between now and midnight Sunday, Pacific time. Coupon is limited to stock on hand, and does not include Clearance yarns. Start shopping here — and remember, a Colorsong gift certificate makes a wonderful last-minute gift!

Hand Maiden Marrakesh – May 9, 2018

Red Fox

The drape of silk and the warmth of baby camel combine for an out-of-this-world lace weight yarn in Marrakesh! We have new and restocked colorways for you to enjoy, and each one is stunning! Check them out here!